Last Night on the Farm - 8/19/13
Last night on the farm, both Savannah and Brooklyn played double-headers, while the B-Mets walked off with a win, but may have lost a couple of players. Let’s check it out: Las Vegas 14, Salt Lake 8Matt Fox allowed 8 runs in 4 innings, but the 51s offense was even better. Tim Byrdak got the win after 2 scoreless innings, striking out 4. Ruben Tejada was 3 for 6 with a double and 3 RBI’s. Matt den Dekker was 3 for 4 with 2 solo homers. Zach Lutz was 2 for 5 with a double, homer, and 4 RBI’s. Eric Campbell was 2 for 6 with a double and 2 RBI’s. Lucas Duda was 1 for 5 with a double and 2 RBI’s. Juan Centeno had 3 hits. Binghamton 3, Bowie 2 (10 innings)Blake Forsythe hit a walk-off homer in the bottom of the 10th. Richard Lucas homered earlier in the game. Darin Gorski threw 7 innings, giving up 1 run on 6 hits. Cory Vaughn was hit in the head and left the game; Wilfredo Tovar hurt himself sliding into second base and also left the game. Savannah 3, Augusta 2 (Game 1, 7 innings)Seth Lugo threw 6 innings, allowing 2 runs on 5 hits, striking out 3. Paul Sewald struck out 2 in a scoreless innings. Jeff Reynolds was 2 for 3 with a double. Brandon Nimmo walked in all 3 of his plate appearances. Augusta 4, Savannah 0 (Game 2, 7 innings)Jake Kuebler started and threw 3 shutout innings, but Wanel Mesa gave up 4 runs over 3 innings. Brandon Nimmo was 2 for 3. Brooklyn 3, Staten Island 2 (Game 1, 7 innings)Akeel Morris finally got a chance to start and threw 5 shutout innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 walks, striking out 5. Gavin Cecchini’s hit streak came to an end, of course, had it been a 9-inning game he may have got one more at bat. Alex Sanchez was 2 for 2 with a triple. Staten Island 5, Brooklyn 2 (Game 2, 7 innings)Kevin McGowan started and allowed 3 runs in 3 innings. Ricky Knapp allowed 2 more runs in 3.1 innings. L.J. Mazzilli was 1 for 3 with a triple. Tomas Nido doubled and drove in 2 runs. Gavin Cecchini didn’t start, but played shortstop for 1 batter when Ismael Tijerina moved from shortstop to pitcher. Kingsport 6, Burlington 5Yoan Gonzalez gave up 5 runs on 9 hits over 4.2 innings, but the bullpen shut it down for 4.1 innings to the K-Mest the win. Jeff Diehl was 3 for 4 with 1 RBI. Eris Peguero was 2 for 4 with a double. Victor Cruzado and Jeyckol De Leon also doubled. Amed Rosario tripled and drove in 2 runs. GCL Cardinals 7, GCL Mets 1Andrew Church allowed 6 runs on 12 hits over 5.2 innings; it was the longest outing of the season for the 2nd round pick, who’s ERA is now 6.43. The Mets managed just 5 hits, with Leon Canelon supplying a double and RBI.